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with us. >> are you going to sleep all weekend? >> have a great day. captions by: caption colorado email@example.com in the west. it is friday, october 11, 2013. welcome to "cbs this morning." washington inches closer to a deal. markets take off. new negotiations to reopen the government and prevent a default. plus rabbis accused of torturing men into divorce. mr. october, baseball great reggie jackson is here in studio 57 telling about life in the club house. we begin with today's eye opener, your world in 90 seconds. >> had a useful meeting and lopefully can see a way forward. >> signs of compromise on capitol hill.
>> house republicans met with president barack obama 90 minutes last night. >> on the table is a possible temporary deal to raise the debt ceiling. >> the president is happy they seem to be prevailing in the house. >> the fiscal standoff may soon end. >> closing up 300 points. >> john kerry arrived hoping to make progress in the stalled security deal. >> the nobel peace prize winner is. >> la jury has handed toyota a major victory. cleared of the death of a woman who's car sped up and slammed into a zbleechlttree. >> as the boat got closer, we saw the guy waving. we got goosebumps. >> police are trying to determine what caused the crash of a school bus and tractor
trailer. >> facebook getting rid of a privacy setting, one that lets you control who can find you on the site. >> all that -- >> going back to the championship series. final score there's 27-21. >> all that matters. >> paul mccartney surprised fans with a pop up concert. he tweeted the details. >> thought i was going to fainted. >> this is the 11th day of the government shutdown. let me add that to my frequent shut down punch card here. and oh hey i win a free cdc monkey. cdc
welcome to "cbs this morning." norah is off. good morning gayle. >> good morning to you. we begin with progress on day 11 of the partial shutdown. obama and congressional republicans are starting to work together. they're swapping proposals to fund the government and increase the debt limit. >> the first round of discussions started yesterday and lasted through the night. nancy cordes is on capitol hill. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning to you. this is really the closest we've seen to a break through in two weeks. 1 house republicans met with the president and offered him this proposal. they'll vote to raise the debt ceiling short term six weeks to give the two sides time to negotiate over debt reduction. the president is open to that if republicans vote to reopen the government, something they've been unwilling to do unless he makes changes to obama care.
>> house republican leaders spent the evening trading proposals with the white house after a meeting with the president they described constructive. >> we'll come back and have more discussions. the president will consult with the administration folks and hopefully we can see a way forward after that. >> in a statement the white house said it was a good meeting but no specific determination was immediate. gop is speaking concession in exchange for reopening the government. originally they wanted to defund the president's entire health care law. now they may settle for the unpopular device tax that pays for the law. boehner signals he's flexible. >> what do you need in order to reopen the full government? >> i don't want to put anything on the table or take anything off the table. >> the house gop softened the stance after the party's approval ratings hit record lows and allies in business groups
warned this pair of manufactured crisis over government funding and the debt ceiling could cause another recession. at a forum, john mccain argued the damage to the party could take years to undo. >> why should we put the american people through this? why should we do this? >> house republicans argue hard ball tactics may pay off because the president is promises talks of debt reduction. >> what this will do hopefully is show movement on their side and hopefully get movement from the president of the united states. >> senate republicans will be meeting with the president at the white house in about an hour. some of them are unhappy with the proposal put forth by the house gop counter parts. they don't think the increase gives the two sides enough time for tricky negotiations. after all, the last time they tried to do something like this,
they were in a room for three months and still couldn't come up with a deal. >> nancy, thanks. news political director john dickerson. good morning. >> good morning charlie. >> the president says no. what does boehner have to do to get the president to go from no yes? >> we're talking really now just about the shutdown of the government portion of this. everybody seems to be in agreement on lifting the debt ceiling without any conditions. now there's a dance step. this is the step staffers have been talking about all night long. that is the white house the president doesn't want concessions wrung out of him because the government has been shutdown. that's his position all along. he knows the house of representatives john boehner needs to show he won something in the long shutdown fight. boehner needs to find a set of concessions he can sell to conservatives and his conference to get them to support this
move. the white house is saying we're open to talking parts of the affordable care act after you end the shutdown. that's a sequence here. that's what they're dancing around in negotiations. >> to speak to affordable care or entitlement reform and those kinds of things? >> two separate issues. the big stuff we've been talking years, taxes and growth would be in context of negotiations that would go on after the debt ceiling is raised. here we're with talking about the purchase price of opening the government again. the white house has always said we're not going to offer up things because you shut down the government. that's what they say to republicans. republicans want something though after all of this back and forth. that's what they're trying to figure out. >> the gop has hit record lows. how much of a motivating factor was that to the talks we saw yesterday? >> this pressure has been in the
system. there have been a lot of republicans who said even before the government was shut down this was a political loser. now a lot of republicans say i told you so. numbers consistently getting worse for republicans. that puts pressure to reach pay deal. that is behind a lot of republican movement here. >> what is it you think the president can give boehner to make it possible to sell the 30 republicans? >> that's the crucial question, charlie. i think that he has to give him some kind of assurance that they'll talk about something having to do with the affordable care act. he won't with link it to reopening the government. i'm not sure that's going to be enough. that's about all the president is willing to give at the moment. >> at least they're talking. >> it started with the affordable care act defunding it. now they're saying maybe there's something else here. thank you john. the ceo of starbucks is jump ago head and posting a petition
in stores today and publishing the message in major newspapers. the coffee house chain is urging lawmakers to make a deal. in the interview, howard shults tells us congress is not representing americans. >> open the government, do not default on debt between now and the 17th. most importantly and i'm pleading, on behalf of so many people who do not have a voice, reach a long term bipartisan comprehensive long term deal not a short term kick the can solution that we'll revisit in the middle of the holiday season. that is not a solution. that is not leadership. >> he says he also wants other high level ceos to sign his petition. stocks up this morning. the house republican proposal for short term extension of the debt limit sent stocks soars.
dow jumped 323 points. now our columnist from yahoo. >> it was the removal of the debt ceiling as the main front in this war. that was considered the unknowable problem. >> washington believed it was conceived but now they're comfortable with the belief. >> exactly. yesterday we took back in one big bite the kind of grinding losses that built up in october as this went on. it's not as if the market says it will be smooth from here. we've taken the risk off the table. traders remember every time we got a last minute solution in january and 2011, the market took off with rally. they're almost anticipating that. >> what are they thinking if they delay until november 1st? it's sort of a kick the can routine. what that do to confidence of investors? >> it won't matter. well it will eventually.
they'll defer anxiety until it gets closer. wall street is not particularly comfortable trying to handicap. they wait until it's deadline time to worry about it. >> the other aspect is how other financial centers around the world look at how the united states is handling it? it makes little sense in the rest of the world. one other country has a debt ceiling. it's historical. >> when they look at how our government is having a hard time reaching a decision, does that lower their confidence in the years ahead? >> it might. it's really not evident in the ways you think it would manifest in the markets. treasury securities are the water in the world. >> they clearly understand the impact of default if it happens, catastrophic consequences to them as well. >> without a doubt. that's why nobody wanted to consider the likelihood of that. >> what will they do about that?
my son in china said people on the street said what is wrong with your government? why can't they reach a deal? >> it makes little sense. we've had this dysfunction for a long time, very short term patches instead of solutions. yet the economy is growing better than the rest of the developed world and markets have done better. it's as if once government gets out of the the way with short term deals it's a decent picture: >> are you encouraged for the day? >> encouraged for the year. we've had a big up year already. it's not as if we've suffered. >> michael, we thank you. this morning the u.n. group in charge of destroying syria's chemical weapons won the nobel peace prize. the prize to the organization for prohibition of chemical weapons. pakistan at this teenager activist did not win despite being considered a heavy faif ritd. secretary of state john
kerry robbed in afghanistan on a surprise visit. he is meeting for skufrt talks. the united states hopes to keep up to 10,000 troops in afghanistan long term. afghanistan wants limits on operations. october 31st is the deadline to complete talks. three chicken plants remain open despite being linked to a salmonella outbreak. it's responsible to making 317 sick in 17 states. now john black stoen reports the government is giving the facility the all clear. >> with usda threatening no close three plant, foster farms gave a plan to combat the spread of salmonella. usda agreed the plants can remain open. they're under inspection for at least 90 days. chicken already processed at the plants has not been recalled. it's been taken off the shelves
in some super markets. we found it # still for sale in super markets. >> unlike the disease calling other e-coli, this doesn't give a break. the chicken should always be thoroughly cooked to kill salmonella. salmonella has become the leading cause of food poison and can spread quickly where large numbers of chickens are raised. rebecca spector from the food safety. >> we're seeing chickens are given antibiotics. those antibiotics result in the result of resist tant forms of salmonella and other diseases passed to humanses. >> this outbreak contains strains resistant to
antibiotics. 43% of the people sickened by the outbreak have been hospitalized. from "cbs this morning." this morning state troopers in delaware investigating a bus crash. a charter was hit last night by a tractor trailer. the truck driver ran a red light. 40 students were on board. they're members of phi sigma sig sigma sorety. nine went to the hospital. none of the injuries are life threatening. two former navy football players will face a court marshal. david martin shows us why now not everyone agrees with the decision to prosecute. >> joshua tate will force court marshal for aggravated sexual assault. graham for abusive sexual contact. miller, the naval lieutenant vonded to the investigation that
charges be dropped. herringburg is tate's attorney. >> there was a nine day hearing with over 20 witnesses and hundreds of pages of evidence. after hearing all of that, the investigating officer recommended against it going to court marshal. >> a paragraph of the investigator's report provided to cbs news says i find the heavy damage done to the accuser's credibility greatly roetds the strength of her testimony about what she remembers and does not remember. susan burke who represents the accuse her dismissed the report as meaningless. >> there's going to be a court marshal. there will be a jury listening to evidence. there will be a military judge presiding. the investigating officer report is a dead letter. >> the young woman herself told jeff earlier this year she has very little recollection of what happened. >> i was drinking. i had drank a lot.
then from that point on, i really don't remember what happened. >> in attacking her credibility, the defense asked humiliating questions about per sex life. >> the attorneys wanted to exhaust and embarrass this young woman to the degree she would quit. >> the investigating officer warned it is unlikely either of the two will be convicted. >> for "cbs this morning," this is david martin at the pentagon. >> this morning the nation is remembering an american space pioneer. scott carpenter was a member of the one of the original amerime. carpenter went on to work in the navy sea lab project. he died in colorado following complications from a stroke. he was 88 years old.
the wall street journal looks at china. it's on track to overtake the united states of the world's number one buyer of mideast oil. that's creating tension. the military insures shipping from the region. china shows pressure to submit foreign policy fwh the mideast. in 2009 the cia suspected the contractor of trying to break into classified computer files when he worked as a technician. the supervisor wrote in the file there was a troubling dmang his behavior. he was hired by nsa where he leaked thousands of clalgs fied documents this year. there's a new photo this morning of snow den. on wednesday he met with whistle blower advocates from the u.s. that presentsed him with an award for integrity and intelligence. toyota has been cleared in a wrongful death suit stemming
from the crash of a camry in 2009. the car accelerated out of control and killed the driver. the jury found the accident was the fault of the other driver who crashed into the camry causing the victim to accidentally step down on the accelerator. u.s. a. today looks at a plan. beginning today, truckers will slow down traffic on d.c.'s c p capital belt way. the group will allow motorist with the hashtag to pass. united airline is sued over the frequent flier airline. it is claimed to be deceptive.,, good morning. roberta gonzales in the kpix 5 weather center. area of high pressure still in command of our bay area
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your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald good morning, everyone. 7:26 on your friday. i'm frank mallicoat. get you updated on some bay area headlines. big story of course bart and it's official the trains are rolling right now. that's after union leaders issued a 72-hour strike notice last night. talks will resume in less than three hours from now. both sides said they will keep working at least through the weekend. come monday we shall see. the state is taking corinthian colleges to court. the lawsuit says the parent company of three colleges deliberately targeted misled low income students. attorney general says the colleges used deceptive ad about job placement success. and sadly the baseball season is over for the oakland a's. they came up short against the tigers and verlander last
good morning. we're finally starting to see some delays at the bay bridge toll plaza. they turned the metering lights on pretty late just about 15 minutes ago. there was a stall on the deck right approaching the tunnel. they have cleared that now off to treasure island. but now we are seeing those delays behind the pay gates and along the new eastern span. that is traffic. here's roberta with your forecast. >> it's foggy and cold and currently in the mid-40s in santa rosa where visibility is down to a quarter mile. 49 in san jose where later today, topping off at 72. 50s beach and mid-70s inland. a string of sunny days.
researchers are now saying there might be researchers are saying there might be diamonds on jupiter and saturn. it's nice to know planets get diamonds for the same reason husbands do on earth. >> no pressure. >> welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, 1975 brought a frantic rush to south vietnam. families raced to get out before the fall. now the bravery by an american banker. china has hundreds of thousands of jobs opening. the requirement you have to fly a commercial jet. we'll show you how pilots in this country are lure add way. that's ahead. two rabbis are in jail this
morning accused in the kidnapping and torture plot. the targets men who refuse to divorce their lives. jeff reports the roots of the traditions of some orthodox jews. >> a six month sting ended with raids in new york and new jersey including at home of rabbi ep stein. the fbi says he order tur which you are. the tools electric cattle prods, handcuffs and plastic bags placed over the heads of husbands to force them into granting their wives a divorce. >> when you hear these details, does that surprise you? >> that's like a movie out of hollywood, the god father. >> this is a former new york city detectivive. he spent six months undercover investigating crimes in a jewish neighborhood where getting a divorce can be nearly impossible. the husband must agree and
provide his wife pay document. according to a federal complaint, that's where rabbis and two enforcers came in. this was epstein on a wiretap. basically we're going to kidnap a guy for a couple of hour, beat him up, torture him and get him to give. he goes on. we take an electric cattle prood and put it in certain parts of his body. >> the price tag for that service, between $60-70,000 investigators say. >> it's a whole different way of life. the women want out of that marriage. the they will pay whatever it takes. >> in this case, the wife was an undercover agent. epstein and three defendants face life in prison if convicted of the charges. "cbs this morning." >> this sunday, 60 minutes correspondent leslie stall reports on one of the greatest
rescue you stories that's never been told. american john ridden was working in the citibank. his colleagues faced sudden death. he had been evacuated and went back to save them. here's a preview of leslie's report. >> he said take your family and go out to the airport and process them through. i said well i don't have a family. he said, create a wife and children no matter who they are. go out there and sign the documents. >> this is the first time you've heard this? >> yes. >> try and pass off his vietnamese colleagues, their spouses and children as his family. there were 105 of them. >> do you say to him, are you kidding me? >> no. there's been so much mania before that, this was the time to jump on anything that looked
like it would float. >> you were at the end of your rope? >> absolutely. >> it was worth a try but not all of them at once. he took the bank van and went to the airfield alone to see if it would work. >> i walked into that processing area. somebody gave me a piece of paper and said list your dependents. they said attach to this piece of paper and keep going. >> you had a wife and 14 names. daughter, son, daughter, son. >> right. >> this is the paper. wife, daughter, daughter, son, son. 14 kid, some older than he was. he was certifying on a u.s. government document that these were his children. >> is your heart pounding? >> yes a little bit. i certainly was nervous, yes. >> leslie stall joins us now. my first question, how did you get this story? >> a guy told a guy who told a
guy. then it came to one of my producers after 60 minutes and said you have to check this out. if it's true, it's sensational. it's like uncovering shindler. it's one of the great rescues. >> what's he like? >> he is so modest. i could not get him to deal with the heroism in it. he wouldn't go there. it was frustrating in that respect. >> heroes never want to say yes, i am a hero. that speaks to who they are. >> over a hundred people came. how did they make when they first came? how are they now? >> the other part of the story we didn't have time to get into how wonderful citibank was. he took care of every one of these people. there were 34 that worked in the bank. they gave them all jobs at citibank los angeles, chicago, new york.
and many of their spouses. >> today? >> they're all thriving. they have grandchildren. what was the scary moment for him? >> you'll see it in the piece where he takes three of the men on a bus to get on a plane. the bus is stopped at a check point. a guy gets on the plane with a gun. i'm not going to ruin it for everybody. >> if you watch 60, can you find out? >> you have to watch 60 any way. >> was he reluctant to tell you the story when you approached him? did you have to go through a guy and a guy to get it? >> i think not. finally he was bursting to tell it. it is extraordinary it hasn't come out. it's his modesty. he didn't want to seem boastful or as if he was taking credit. he deserves the credit. >> in the end he said i did what i should do? >> yeah. he loved these people. they all worked in the citibank
branch. they were a family. he couldn't stand they thought they were going to be massacred. they were convinced of it. he couldn't live with himself. >> it's amazing he was out and went back. >> when you see this, you think of dramatic moments. ed bradley was one of the men there. >> people were desperate to get out. this was in the midst of that. these people couldn't find a way out themselves. he went back and didn't know what to do. he had the idea. >> i can only imagine what it's like. he hasn't told the story, he picks up the phone and it's 60 minutes calling. >> can you imagine? >> thank you. you can see leslie's entire report sunday evening on 6 0 minutes here on cbs. american pilots in search of big salaries are landing in a place. china is having trouble filling
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half a million will be hired in the coming years. boeing estimates 200,000 pilots will be hired. seth is in beijing. good morning to you. >> good morning to you gayle. we got a glimpse of how chaotic travel can be in china this week. 4,000 flights were added during that week alone. >> after 15 years of flying, american pilot dave hubbard knows the cockpit even if destinations are different. >> greensboro and chicago and far go and louisiana. here i get to go to tianjin, fuzhun. >> place you've never heard of
before? >> i'm going look at this city of 10 million people i had never heard of before coming here, titi tianji norks. >> it's now home to this pilot and airline. >> did you ever think you might be a pilot working in china? >> the thought never crossed my mind. >> not until the carrier he worked for in chicago had layoffs. >> i got moved from captain to first officer. first officer doesn't make a lot of money. >> what were you making? >> enough to qualify for food stamps for a family of four. >> really? >> according to u.s. industry estimates, first officers at regionalle carriers can make as little as $20,000 a year. this airlines job advertise pay $18,000 a month. >> how much more money are you
making flying planes here in china than you were making in the u.s.? >> the salary last month was about nine months of regional first officer pay. >> the airline has 56 foreign pilot, 17 americans. lee, the general manager of the flight department talked to us about the challenges of recruiting pilots. >> when it comes to growth in this industry here, is there such a thing as too fast? do you sacrifice safety when building up like this? >> whatever growth we have safety is always the priority, he told us. no airline can afford unsafe incidents. from his seat in the cockpit, dave hubbard sees china's growth. >> with the middle class expanding in china, they want to travel and go places. you don't realize in you get over here and see it for
yourself. no matter where we run the plane, they're full. >> reporter: those airplanes are so full, china airlines are expected to triple the number of aircraft they have over the next 20 years. it can take up to 10 years to train a pilot. the only empty seats on new you aircrafts might be in the front of the plane in the cockpit. >> nice close. >> very nice. >> it's another example of a sign of the times. >> it's creating unique opportunities where people hadn't seen them before. >> the fact china has city sos huge that we've never thought about them. they have more than 10 million people. >> the numbers in china are staggering, really. >> the mer class good morning. roberta gonzales in the kpix 5 weather center. area of high pressure still in command of our bay area forecast, albeit on the weak side. it will provide us with a tranquil weather pattern through monday. let's pinpoint your numbers for this friday.
59 at the coast through the 60s bayside into the mid-70s inland. peak performance on the saturday, slightly warmer conditions on sunday through the holiday on monday. make it a great day, everyone. >> the president and congress are closer to ending the government shutdown. we'll ask bob schieffer why they're suddenly willing to work together. that's ahead on "cbs this morning." ♪
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your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 7:56. i'm michelle griego. no bart strike today, but no deal yet. unions have issued a 72-hour strike notice to managers overnight. our exclusive poll shows the public does not support a strike or the union's demands. police say a subaru smashed into several parked cars in san francisco this morning. the woman behind the wheel was injured at the scene. officers say it happened near geary and tenth before 4:30. police are trying to determine what caused the crash. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ,,,,
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this is was cleared to the right hand past the metering lights which were turned on. but pretty late around 7:15 this morning. so the delays only extend for about 5 minutes once you get on the bridge. elsewhere a live look at the nimitz freeway. starting to get crowded in the northbound lanes as you get north of the oakland coliseum. and continuing up towards downtown. but the drive time is definitely lighter than normal. bart systemwide on time this morning. they have more than 50 trains on schedule. that's traffic. here's roberta with your forecast. >> boy, is it foggy outside. good morning, everybody. currently visibility down to a quarter of a mile in santa rosa due to the areas of low clouds and fog. there's the scene looking out towards the bay bridge. it is gray and we have airport delays at sfo up to an hour and a half on some arriving flights. cool start to your day. 40s and 50s. later today, the clouds clear, revealing sunshine upper 50s at the beaches, 70s inland. ,, ,,,,,,
♪ good morning to you. it's 8:00. welcome back to "cbs this morning." secretary of state john kerry is making a surprise visit to afghanistan trying to settle once and for all how long american troops will stay in that country. baseball hall of famer reggie jackson is in studio 57 today. he'll remember the season that turned him into mr. october. and sorry about this, "casablanca" fans, a kiss is really not just a kiss. new research says kissing helps us find the perfect partner. here's a look at today's eye-opener. >> this is really the closest thing to a breakthrough in two weeks. >> president obama and congressional republicans are starting to work together to
fund the government and increase the debt limit. >> the white house is saying we're taupe talking about parts of the affordable care act, but after you've ended the shutdown. >> what is this that has sent stocks soaring? >> it was that removal of the debt ceiling. >> this morning the u.n. group in charge of destroying syria's chemical weapons won the nobel peace prize. pakistani teenager activist malala did not win despite being considered a very heavy favorite. >> secretary of state john kerry arrived in afghanistan on a surprise visit. >> two rabbis accused in a kidnapping and torture plot. the target -- men who refuse to divorce their wives. >> does that surprise you? >> yes, it's like a movie out of hollywood. like the godfather. >> we uncovered one of the great untolds, was your heart pounding? >> yes a little bit. i certainly was nervous, yes.
>> those airplanes are so full that china's airlines are expected to have to triple the number of aircraft they have over the next 20 years. >> a new restaurant here in new york that doesn't let customers talk to each other during their meal. yeah. when we heard that obama and the republicans were like, table for 200, please. this morning's eye opener @ 8 is presented by benefiber. i'm charlie rose with gayle king, norah o'donnell is off. secretary of state john kerry's in afghanistan this morning. his unannounced visit comes at a pivotal moment only days the after the anniversary of the mesh invasion. >> the crucial deadline is only weeks away. margaret brennan is at the state department. good morning. >> good morning, gayle and to charlie. secretary kerry made the surprise trip to kabul to meet with afghan president hamid karzai. he's going to push karzai to come to terms on defining what the role of american troops will be in afghanistan.
and this deal will determine how many u.s. troops stay on the ground after international forces draw down at the end of the 2014. now, up to this point, talks have completely failed and the white house is fed up. they don't want a repeat of the mistakes of iraq, which was talks fell apart, there was no security agreement and the u.s. completely withdrew. if that happens in afghanistan, the risk is that there will be violent extremists like the taliban who can gain an advantage. there's also a concern that all of the work hammered out by u.s. diplomats and american soldiers would be endangered without in kind of agreement here that would protect their role. now, we don't expect the terms of a deal to be signed today, but more than 2,000 soldiers have died in afghanistan. kerry is going to be here at a pivotal moment to try to come to some agreement here on what their roll will be and we'll see
what they've come through after the end of an intense day in negotiations. democrats and republicans in washington are inching closer to a deal to reopen the government and avoid a possible default. a new gallup poll may have explained their motivation to get something done. >> the poll finds that only 18% of americans are satisfied with the government's performance, and that is the lowest approval rating gallup has ever recorded. it fell 14 points in just the past month. nancy cordes is watching the negotiations on capitol hill. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, gayle. we are told that white house staffers and gop staffers were in negotiations all night long. no decisions made, but at least the two sides are talking now. here's what they are talking about. house republicans have a new proposal. they want to vote to raise the debt ceiling for six weeks in order to give the two sides time to hold the wide ranging negotiations the president has
promised over debt reduction, maybe over the president's health care law and spending cuts. the white house sees this republican proposal as progress. initially you may recall republicans wanted big concessions before they would raise the debt ceiling, but they were getting a lot of heat from business groups who say, look, the closer we get to default the worse it is for the economy. but here's the big sticking point right now. the president has said that republicans need to reopen the government in order for these negotiations to happen, and all along republicans have wanted some kind of change to obama care in order to allow that to happen. their demands have shrunk, while they still want something, while the president says he's not going to give them a prize for reopening the government. that's what they're discussing right now. >> nancy, thank you. with us is bob schieffer, washington correspondent and host of "face the nation." bob, good morning. >> good morning, charlie. >> is there in washington today a sense that we now realize we're going to get this done, just a question of how and when?
>> well, that's my conclusion. i think by the end of the day they will have worked this out. i don't know what the details of this thing are going to be. but what i know is republicans have now come to the conclusion that they've had enough. they're being hounded to death. this latest poll by "the wall street journal" and nbc news shows that americans overwhelmingly blame the republicans for this happening. here are the kind of signs that i see as meaningful. earlier this week you had the lobbyists for coke industries, the coke brothers who fund so many of the very, very conservative causes, announcing that the koch brothers had never wanted to tie obama care to shutting down the government. night before last, ken cuccinelli, the republican candidate for governor out in virginia was at a function and ted cruz is one of the leaders
of this shut down the government movement, he showed up at the same function. cuccinelli went to quite extremes to make sure he didn't get his picture taken with ted cruz. this guy has become toxic to other republicans. so i think if they can find some way -- and i think they will find a way -- to give speaker john boehner a little way to save face, give him a little something, i think the rest of it will fall into place and this will be done. you know, charlie, the pendulum in washington never stops in the middle. it goes to the right or it goes to the left. and once it gets too far to the right, then it starts to push back. and i think republicans realize they've taken this a little beyond where it all to be, and they are the ones that are getting hammered for it. >> it's not just the republicans, though, bob. isn't the president's approval rating is also taking a beating, too, isn't it? >> well, it is. nobody's looking good in this
thing. in that poll we were just talking about, 6 out of 10 americans said they'd like to see every single member of congress defeated. and so this -- the quicker that both sides can get this thing wound up now, the better off i think they feel that they will be. and that's how these things are generally done. >> essential to give something for the speaker to save his face with the members that have been recalcitrant. does it have to be about obama care or can it be about something else? >> i'm not sure what it's about, charlie. i think they'll figure this out. it may be something just like he will agree to discuss certain things. he will agree to discuss entitlement reform or something of that nature. they'll find something, and i think that's the last thing, the last ingredient that has to be found here. but i think they're prt close to getting that.
>> in six weeks will we be back talking about the same thing? >> there is one proposal republicans are putting out, not much has been said about it. that would put the debt ceiling thing in effect for a year. but we'll see where that goes. so far they're close to getting this done, i think. >> yesterday on capitol hill, jack lew called it a manufactured political crisis. do you think it's a manufactured political crisis? >> yeah. absolutely. i mean, just like sequestration. these are problems that have been created by the congress and by the government here. these were things that were not going to happen naturally and shouldn't have, but it is. and both sides are to blame for this, gayle. >> so what's on "face the nation" on sunday? >> well, we're going to have chuck schumer who's been a key democrat in all this over in the house. we're going to have senator kelly ayotte, a republican from
new hampshire. we'll have some other players in this because this story is still unfolding, obviously. but for sure this is what we'll be talking about. >> we'll be watching, thank you, bob. >> thank you. >> the world's space exploration is remembering one of its earliest pioneers this morning. astronaut scott carpenter died. he not only explored the heights of space but the depths of the ocean floor. scott carpenter was a veteran navy pilot when he was tapped to become one of the first astronauts. the group was known as the mercury 7. >> lieutenant malcolm scott carpenter. >> he served as a backup pilot for john glenn who became the first american to orbit the earth. it was carpenter who delivered this historic send-off moments before liftoff. >> with god-speed, john glenn. >> carpenter was the second american sent into orbit, but on his one and only voyage into space he missed his ocean
landing by 288 miles. >> we still don't know if he's safe through the atmospheric layer. we haven't had a transmission from him. there perhaps have been radar indications and there have been radar indications that at least the capsule is all right. >> the entire nation waited on edge until carpenter was found an hour later. he was safe in his life raft. he was welcomed back as a hero but tension with his nasa bosses over the landing brought his space career to an end. then he turned his passion for exploration to the sea and became an underwater explorer. in 1965, carpenter spent 30 days in a working laboratory on the ocean floor. known for his insatiable curiosity, carpenter once said, conquering of fear is one of life's greatest pleasures and it can be done a lot of different places. he was 88. >> an explorer. >> i'll say. >> you probably interviewed him.
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>> she's here to talk about the importance of kissing and the difference between men and women. >> i want a test. i want a test. >> can we agree kissing is a good thing? >> yes. and you can do it -- >> go ahead, charlie. >> you can do it every month, not just in october. >> i don't want to kiss with you though. >> a kiss is not just a kiss. >> there's a lot more to indication. scent can tell us all about a person. >> announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by party city. this halloween be a character. party city. nobody has more party for less. [ paper rustles, outdoor sounds ]
at the university of texas at austin. let's try that again, and she's the author of the science of kissing. good morning to you. >> good morning. it's such a pleasure to be here. >> first we approve of kissing. >> i think it's good for all of us. >> so there's a science to kissing, that a kiss is not just a kiss. >> no. >> i believe that. >> it's nature's ultimate litmus test. it can determine long-term compassability with a partner. >> how do you do that? >> that's the trick. you notice you think you're amazing there's something there and then all of a sudden -- >> aud of a sudden after the kiss. >> there's that spark. >> it can either be the start of something, cheryl or be the end of like, check, please. >> we still have the question what makes the difference? >> well arc lot but one of the key things might actually have to do with our sense of smell. when we're up close and personal
we're getting a reliable kind of scent from the other person, their odor, i guess. not always -- nothing to do with body odor, but women it turns out are most attracted to a set of men with a different set of genes. scientists thing if we pair off with a person with a different set of genes our children might survive and it would be good for all of snus what's the difference between the way men kiss and women kiss? >> good question. >> imagine charlie asking that. >> a survey looked at 900. and women place more emphasis on kissing. they use kissing as an indicator. we have a stronger sense of taste and smell and we have farth fewer opportunities. >> i never thought it was smell. i thought it was technique.
>> >> your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 8:25. i'm michelle griego. no bart strike yet, trains are rolling this morning and will continue through the weekend. that's after the union gave a 72-hour strike notice last night. talks resume at 10 a.m. police in los altos are investigating the possible theft of a half million dollars from the peninsula symphony of northern california. a member of the board of directors discovered the money missing. it's a mystery how it happened. the baseball season is over for the a's. they came up short against the detroit tigers in last night's home game. oakland lost 3-0 in the last game of the play-off series. stay with us, traffic and weather coming right up. res sq]
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late, there was even a crash on the deck for a while that slowed things down but everything is recovered so barely a delay getting into san francisco from the east bay and crowded but better than northbound 880 in oakland. that's traffic. here's roberta with the forecast. >> out the door it's the return of the stratus most commonly referred to as fog. live kpix 5 weather camera looking out towards a very foggy san francisco where currently it's 52 degrees there. but inland check out these numbers. 45 in the vallejo and in san rafael. upper 50s at this hour in san jose and livermore, mid-40s napa and santa rosa. later today highs in the upper 50s, cool in pacifica, 70s inland. 60s around the central bay. extended forecast into the holiday on monday, sunny skies and seasonal highs. have a great day.
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♪ welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, baseball hall of famer, that would be reggie jackson. took new york by storm more than 30 years ago. this morning he's in our toyota green room. and he's never afraid to set the record straight. >> this is my version. >> this is my version, he says. he'll tell us why his new memoir is in response to a tv mini series ahead. >> the zapruder film was the most famous home movie ever made. it only lasts 26 seconds. it's the clearest record of the assassination of president john f. kennedy. -a-thony mason is here with preview of his sunday report on abraham zapruder.
he's the man that filmed on his 8 millimeter camera. bob schieffer was there on that day 50 years ago. but first we meet alexandra zapruder, the filmmaker's granddaughter. >> this is my granddaughter, must be 1940s. you can see he was very dapper. he was a great guy. he was funny, he was incredibly bright. he'd come to this country at the age of 15 as an immigrant. they lived in absolute grinding poverty and anti-semitism in russia. >> the zapruders settled in dallas where he started a clothing business. this is your grandfather's company. >> yes, this is jennifer jrs. >> reporter: their office was across the street from the book depository in the dal-tex building on dealey plaza. >> our family, they were real kennedy people. my grandfather loved president kennedy. my aunt had gone that morning to love field to welcome the president and mrs. den dee when
they arrived. >> reporter: he first thought about filming from his office window but instead went down to the street and stood on this parapet. that's him in the hat. he took some test shots of friends, then started his camera. >> this is wfaa tv in dallas, texas. >> my name is abraham zapruder. >> reporter: he was just another eyewitness when a distracted anchor on wfaa interviewed him later that day before the film had been developed. >> i saw his head open up, all blood and everything. and i kept on shooting. i'm just sick. >> i think that pretty well expresses the entire feelings of our entire world. >> reporter: did your grandfather keep taking home movies after that? >> no, he didn't. he didn't even want to look through the lens of the camera again after that. i think it was too painful for
him. >> you talk about this film other than the fact that he recorded this extraordinary historic moment, in terms of what makes it so -- >> well, there were a lot of other cameras, as we point out, there were a lot of other cameras on dealey plaza that day, this is the only one that essentially got the sequence from beginning to end. the really powerful frame is frame 313 where you literally see the president shot in the head. i don't care how many times you watch that. it takes your breath away every time. >> yes. >> do you think that even mr. zapruder was haunted by that film? >> he literally had nightmares. he had nightmares right after he took it, for days and weeks beyond. the film was ultimately bought by life magazine, and they tried to give him a copy back, but he wouldn't take it. he didn't want it. >> what did he believe about the assassination? >> he subscribed to the warren commission report. he thought it was a lone gunman. he's not a scientist, he was a businessman. but those were his feelings. >> bob schieffer, can you see what i'm holding up? this is the paper you know well,
the ft. worth star telegram where i think you started your brilliant journalistic career there. can you describe the day for us and how you ended up doing something historic. >> it says right there in that story, suspect arrested. i was actually asleep when the assassination happened. i was the night police reporter in those days. i didn't get off till 3:00 in the morning. but when my brother woke me up at home, i rushed into the office and went up to the city desk and was just trying to help people answer the phones there. every phone was ringing. i picked aup phone and a woman said is there anybody there that can give me a ride to dallas? that's me. i said, lady, we don't run a taxi here. and besides the president has been shot. yes, my son, i've heard it on the radio, he's the one they've arrested. i wrote down her address. >> but wait a second, bob, bob, when the woman said that to you on the phone, what in the world did you think? >> well, i almost hung up.
because we were besieged with these phone calls when she first said, is there anybody there that can give me a ride to dallas? and then it kind of sunk in on me quickly. so then i turned it over to the city editor, and i had a triumph sports car. there's the story i wrote about it later. another reporter and i, bill foster, went out to her house on the west side of ft. worth picked her up. bill drove, i sat in the backseat with her and we drove her over to dallas. it was kind of the first big story and exclusive that i ever had. i sold the quotes to -- i didn't sell them, but they sent me a check. "newsweek" paid me i think it was $60 and "time" magazine paid me $50. the first national story i ever had. but i look back on those days and it's just almost surreal. i think did this really happen, but it's right there in the star-telegram. i would also add that the
"star-telegram" has done a wonderful job. they've put together all of the front pages of that weekend, and they mail them out to their subscribers. a i've got the same copy that you've got there. and i tell you, it was such an awful time. >> bob, since you were involved in the story really from day one during the first hour, do you believe that lee harvey oswald acted alone or was it part of a conspiracy? and did you get anything from his mother in the car that day? >> you know, his mother was deranged. all she had on her mind was that nobody was going to remember her and she'd starve to death and they'd give money to his wife, but no, i think that he was the gunman. there's no question in my mind about that. he was a cold-blooded killer. as he was leaving the school book depository that day and they put out all points bulletin and the policeman tippett was in his car there and saw him
walking down the street, called him over to the car and oswald just walked up and shot him. shot him at point blank range, then went into the texas theater down the street. he was armed and when people went in there, they disarmed him, but he tried to kill them, too. and almost did. why would he have done that if he had not been the -- >> and then killed by jack ruby. what are your thoughts about what jack ruby's motivation? >> jack ruby was this small time guy, one of these guys that he's kind of a cop groupie. he used to hang around the police station. anybody who was ever a police reporter like me knows there are people like that that come to the police station, buy cops coffee and stuff like that. he owned a strip joint. he needed to stay in good with the cops. i think ruby thought that he would be a national hero if he killed this man. and i think that's why he did it. as to whether there was any other connection, i've always kept an open mind about whether
there was anybody else involved besides oswald. but to this point, nobody has shown me any evidence that convinced me that there was anybody but oswald involved in this. he was a madman. and people who are mad do irrational things. and i think that's what this was. >> bob and anthony mason, thank you. you can see anthony's full report on anthony zapruder this sunday morning. you know him as mr. october. reggie jackson is in our toyota green room. we'll find out who g,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,
it wasn't until game six of '77 world series that jackson entered baseball immortality. october 18, 1977 will be remembered as the day reggie jackson became mr. october. with the yankees up three games to two, jackson literally took over game six. first pitch, fourth inning. home run. first pitch, fifth inning. another home run. first pitch, eighth inning. the longest home run of the night. and the yankees won their 21st championship, the first in 15 years. but the '77 yankees were known as much for their turmoil as success. with volatile owner george steinbrennerer and manager martin, the team was always back page news. the bronx bombers had become the bronx zoo and jackson was right in the middle of the it. he constantly feuded with martin, almost coming to blows
during one game in boston after the manager doubted the star player's effort. but in the playoffs nobody questioned jackson's ability in the clutch. and the yankees won the world series again in 1978. he was inducted into the hall of fame in 1993 after hitting 563 career home runs. >> oh, what a world series for reggie jackson! >> but it's the three reggie hit one october night in the bronx that will be forever remembered. reggie jackson is out with a new book about his earlier years with the yankees, it's called "becoming mr. october." good morning to you, mr. october. >> good morning to you, gayle. >> you know, what's fascinating to me that even the phrase mr. october, we think of a term of endearment, was started with sarcasm about you. >> i guess you could look at it that way. >> that's what you said in your book, that it wasn't a term of affection in the beginning. >> that's true.
started off saying autumn child and then it kind of clicked on little further. and comment made in detroit. i don't feel like talking about -- just go down and talk to mr. october. >> but you said you wrote this book, reggie, because you wanted to set the record straight about you. you were embarrassed and upset with how you were portrayed. >> espn did a miniseries, i guess you would call it the bronx is burning, and i felt i was vilified in the book and embarrassed the way it was portrayed. i really felt bad for several months about it. i had a really good relationship with espn at the time. never really got past it. and was uncomfortable. so i had a chance to write my view of what happened. and that's what this is. >> let's go back to that night. first pitch of each home run, what were you thinking? what were you feeling? what were you looking for? >> i was looking for the ball in at the time they didn't have the technology that the game has today to be able to, you know,
get pitcher sequences and, you know, what their -- what they would do most of the time. searching for words here. but we had great scouts. a guy named jerry walker and great gene michael. so i had great insight, i knew what they were going to do. i knew the ball was coming inside. and that really helped me for the evening. the rest of it is history and god-given talent and things like that. blessed for the evening. but i had real good scouting reports. >> in the end when you went to the hall of fame you went as a yankee. >> yes. i had a little difficulty in oakland there. you know, i wasn't as accepted as i would like to have been. i was certainly accepted by george and the yankees and the yankee family. really got lucky, if you will, by being able to -- by being not
welcomed by the a's if you will, the organization at the time, and when i went back to the yankees to go in as a yankee, george had his arms wide open as he had done so many times in his career with people that had been with the yankees, been with, not been with. >> and there's also you and billie martin. >> billy martin. hired and fired a few times as well, but certainly a significant part of the book. a tumultuous relationship he and i had. more dislike than like if you will. my expression of it, things i went through -- >> but talk about the things you went through though, reggie. i thought that was very eye opening. you talk about your locker being in a corner where you weren't surrounded by anybody and billy martin taking you out of the game in the middle of an important game after telling people watch what i'm going to do to him. >> there was a lot of things that went on, gayle, charlie, that a good friend of mine who
helped me with the book significantly spent some time with me, lived with me during a couple of the seasons and he had said so many things went on reggie i never bothered to tell you because you'd lost it. he said, you know, here's something that i found out a few years later that he went to the mound and he really went to the mound to take out mike torres and he said watch this. and the guys really didn't even know what was going on. and mike said don't do that, don't do that. and then he sent paul blare out to get me. >> why did you two not get along? >> what i had heard was that i didn't respect him the way he wanted to be respected or treated him the way he wanted to be treated. i didn't call him over the winter when i was traded to the team. george didn't really ask him if i was the guy that he wanted. and what happened for me to get there, therman munson and he
said go get reggie, get the big guy in oakland. he's the guy we need. >> that's him right there. >> yeah. >> then you have the whole straw gate thing, i call it. it's almost like so many things were working against you and you didn't help yourself either a couple of times. where you said, you know, where you reportedly said i'm the straw that stirs the drink, but you said you never said that. >> i don't feel i ever said that. i would say i did not say it. certainly roger ward believes i did. he had said it so many times. he says i lied about it. >> i would love to reach out -- try to reach out to roger and have a talk with him and tell me how you heard it. >> but do you feel that? >> feel what? >> about yourself, that you're the straw that stirs the drink? >> no, i would say i was the final ingredient that helped this team get over the top to become champions. >> great,,,,,,,,
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